It’s a major bummer when you get a voicemail from a client who’s cornered himself into a link-building blunder. This video will outline the impact of getting flagged by Google for unnatural linking patterns.
The really mongo thing about Julian’s situation is we already had him #1 for a keyword with 6600 exact searches a month. So if you’re thinking about taking a dive into the deep end, don’t. Linking patterns are just like disco dancing was in the ’70’s: easy to spot and just about the last thing you want to get caught doing.
Here’s a refresher video on what to avoid in your linking.